Monday, May 12 2014
"Secret Preference" is all big boom-clap drums, silky falsetto, and funk bass.
Sunday, October 30 2011
Seattle’s Jupe Jupe delivers a rousing sophomore disc, which clears up the confused identity of its debut.
Thursday, September 15 2011
As far as lost albums go, Apocalypso may not exactly be Smile, but it ain’t no Chinese Democracy, either.
Monday, June 13 2011
The former Men at Work frontman sits down with PopMatters to talk about the passing of his father, adding humor to dramatic songs, and how he wish he got rid of that fluteline all those years ago ...
Monday, March 28 2011
Imagine if the Smiths collided with OK Computer-era Radiohead on the set of a spaghetti western, and you’ll get an idea of the cinematic scope that Hotels is shooting for.
Thursday, March 24 2011
Long-awaited reissue of Nick Lowe's second album means you don't pay big bucks on eBay for a classic.
Sunday, March 13 2011
This is the best pop album of last year. Need I say more?
Sunday, February 13 2011
The Five O'Clock Heroes has not been influenced one iota by any sort of trend in popular music postdating, say, 1983.
Tuesday, February 8 2011
Com Truise is never far from a long-discontinued synthesizer or a 1980s VHS tape.
Monday, January 17 2011
Four young women breathe new life into a tired-as-Hell genre, with fabulous results.